Keep these dirtbags off your lawn.

Everything drains into the aquifer that gives us our drinking water! Keep excess nutrients and pollutants that reduce water clarity out of the water supply.

Why should I take care with runoff?

 

Runoff is produced by everyday activities, but there are a few things we can all do to reduce excess nutrients and pollutants to run into the water supply.

Keep phosphorus “dirt bags” off of your lawn! Reduce phosphorus amounts in runoff, which spurs algae growth in the aquifer by using phosphorus-free fertilizer.

Not only do the things we put on our yards run into the water supply, but also the grime we wash off of our cars. To prevent pollutants, soap and sediment that you wash off of your car from running into the water supply, use a commercial car wash. Commercial car washes have systems to catch and recycle and clean water and grime, leaving your car and the water supply clean!

 

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